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Wilderness Adventures

Kimberley, Kakadu and Arnhem Land Explorer

17 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GKB17
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation
  • Pricing & Availability

Trip Highlights

Admire Indigenous Rock Art

Explore the remote Mitchell Plateau to see ancient Gwion Gwion and Wandjina rock art styles hidden in caves.

Yellow Waters Cruise

Be joined by a local guide in Kakadu National Park on a cruise on the spectacular Yellow Waters Billabong.

See Mitchell Falls From Above

Hike to Mitchell Falls, seeing ancient rock art, then return by helicopter, flying over the impressive cascade.

Your Vacation Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing experiences in up to 24 locations
  • APT's Exclusive Network of Wilderness Lodges
  • Small group travel with a maximum of 20 guests
  • Expert Driver-Guide and additional guides on selected walks
  • Travel in a custom-designed 4WD vehicle
  • All meals, national park fees and airport transfers

Map & Itinerary

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Australia Map GKB17 2019

Broome to Darwin

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

Be transferred to Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa. Meet your Driver-Guide and fellow guests at a Welcome Dinner tonight.

Stay: Broome, Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa

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  • Dinner

Journey on the Gibb River Road to Windjana Gorge and Tunnel Creek, where you’ll wade through the waters with a torch in hand.

Stay: Two Nights, EXCLUSIVE! Bell Gorge Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
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  • Dinner

Travel to Bell Gorge, where stunning cliffs surround a series of tiered waterholes. Take a relaxing dip or enjoy bird-watching.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

At Galvans Gorge, admire the Indigenous rock art or take a leisurely swim before continuing to the beautiful Manning Gorge.

Stay: Drysdale River Station

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Explore the Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art galleries.


Ascend the Mitchell Plateau today. Arrive later at Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge.

Stay: Two Nights, EXCLUSIVE! Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Board an included helicopter flight over the tiered falls.


Begin today with a guided hike to Little Mertens Falls. Perhaps take a dip at the top of the Mitchell Falls.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel along the Gibb River Road to the 700,000 acre El Questro.

Stay: Two Nights, El Questro, Emma Gorge Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Embark on a cruise along stunning Chamberlain Gorge and discover the wonders of El Questro.


Spend the day immersed in the wilderness of El Questro.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Journey deep into Purnululu National Park, home to some of the country’s most striking geological formations.

Stay: Two Nights, EXCLUSIVE! Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This evening, enjoy drinks as the sun sets over the Bungle Bungle massif.


Walk along Piccaninny Creek as it winds through the high walls of the Bungle Bungle domes and test the acoustics in the natural amphitheatre of Cathedral Gorge.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel through rugged red landscapes to Kununurra. It is the gateway to the eastern Kimberley and home of the Ord River Scheme. Settle into Kununurra Country Club Resort and enjoy dinner later this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Kununurra Country Club Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel to Lake Argyle, the largest man-made lake in the Southern Hemisphere, then join a spectacular wildlife cruise on the mighty Ord River. This area is rich in wildlife, flora and undeniable beauty.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Cross the border into the Northern Territory on the way to Nitmiluk National Park. This evening, enjoy canapes and drinks on arrival at the beautiful Cicada Lodge, before indulging in a superb dinner showcasing the region’s finest produce.

Stay: Katherine, Cicada Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Marvel at Kakadu’s flora, wildlife, beautiful scenery and Indigenous rock art before stepping aboard a Yellow Waters cruise. Here, wildlife abounds and a local guide will give you great insights into how the Bininj people use the flora and fauna to support their way of life. Enjoy dinner in the beautiful surrounds.

Stay: Two Nights, EXCLUSIVE! Hawk Dreaming Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Accompanied by a local guide, cross the East Alligator River into the magical and spiritual Arnhem Land. Experience the ancient art and natural beauty of a region that is normally inaccessible to most travellers. This afternoon, return to Kakadu and enjoy the art and billabongs of Cannon Hill and Hawk Dreaming before returning to your wilderness lodge.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today visit the sacred site of Ubirr and explore its galleries of ancient Indigenous rock art. The magnificent rock faces have been continuously painted and repainted since 40,000BC, with most created approximately 2,000 years ago. Later, travel to Darwin and indulge in a Farewell Dinner with fellow guests and newly made friends.

Stay: Darwin, Hilton Darwin

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast your tour of this fascinating part of the world concludes with a transfer to Darwin airport for your onward flight home.

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  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Exclusive Wilderness Lodges

APT's network of secluded Wilderness Lodges are perfectly placed in the key Kimberley locations

Guaranteed Small Group Touring

With a maximum of just 20 guests, you'll be treated as an individual with personalised attention at every step

Custom-designed 4WD vehicles

Our specially engineered vehicles have an impeccable reliability record, traversing some of the roughest terrain

As a family-owned company with origins that date back to 1927, we know how to make a great holiday extraordinary